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Paper Retraction Puts Focus on Informed Consent Rules

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Science  25 Jul 2008:
Vol. 321, Issue 5888, pp. 474
DOI: 10.1126/science.321.5888.474

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Stung by a front-page newspaper exposé of an alleged lapse in research ethics, officials at the University of Tokyo's Institute of Medical Science are planning to overhaul efforts to educate researchers on ethics rules and tighten internal review and compliance procedures.